yaud

noun

ˈyȯd,
ˈyäd
plural -s
chiefly Scottish
: mare

Word History

Etymology

earlier yald, from Old Norse jalda mare, of Finno-Ugric origin; akin to Mordvin elde, äldä mare

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“Yaud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yaud. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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